• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY MET MR. ANASTAS I MIKOYAN, SOVIET FIRST DEPUTY PREMIER, IN THE WHITE HOUSE?

  • Description

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY MET MR. ANASTAS I MIKOYAN, SOVIET FIRST DEPUTY PREMIER, IN THE WHITE HOUSE IN WASHINGTON, ON THURSDAY, FOR TALKS BELIEVED TO HAVE CENTRED ON THE CUBAN SITUATION.

    MR. MIKOYAN WAS ACCOMPANIED TO THE WHITE HOUSE BY THE SOVIET AMBASSADOR ANATOLY DOBRYNIN. SECRETARY OF STATE DEAN RUSK ALSO ATTENDED THE MEETING.

    THE PRESIDENT AND HIS SOVIET VISITOR CHATTED INFORMALLY AS THE POSED FOR PICTURES.

    MR. KENNEDY IS UNDERSTOOD TO BE STILL INTENT ON SEEKING A FORMAL DIPLOMATIC SOLUTION TO THE CUBAN SITUATION, ALTHOUGH THE PEAK OF THE CRISIS IS PAST. MR. MIKOYAN'S VISIT ALSO GAVE THE PRESIDENT AN OPPORTUNITY TO PROBE RUSSIA'S INTENTIONS ON A WIDE RANGE OF OTHER ISSUES OUTSTANDING IN THE EAST-WEST RELATIONS.

    ON FRIDAY, MR. RUSK IS TO HOLD A "WORKING LUNCHEON" FOR MR. MIKOYAN. THE FOLLOWING DAY, MR. MIKOYAN IS TO LEAVE THE UNITED STATES AND FLY DIRECT TO MOSCOW.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4CQ57OJMTR3P4FEYONQ7GH1VW
    Media URN:
    VLVA4CQ57OJMTR3P4FEYONQ7GH1VW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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